If you have a bulky item and cannot take it to your local recycling site, we can collect it. You can apply for a bulky waste collection by contacting us on telephone 01823 356346.
If your bulky item is good quality furniture or an appliance in good working order, you may be able to donate it or a local furniture reuse group, which may be able to collect it from you. Details of all Somerset reuse groups.
If you are thinking of using a commercial service to take bulky items or other waste, beware the risk of it being fly-tipped. Never: pay cash for waste services, use people who knock at the door, or arrange it via Facebook. Always: get a receipt and keep notes of contact numbers and vehicle registration numbers. How to avoid being a fly-tipping victim.
This service is only available for residents of domestic properties in Taunton Deane. We cannot collect from businesses. However the Somerset Waste Partnership website lists details of contractors who may be able to help businesses.
To request a bulky waste collection, call us on 01823 356356. There is a charge for this service. You will need a credit or debit card to pay for the collection.
The request will be passed to Somerset Waste Partnership, which will arrange collection.
We can only collect from outside a property. Up to five items can be collected per visit.
Full details of the bulky waste collection service can be found on the Somerset Waste Partnership website.
A charge of £43.00 for up to three items and £11.90 per additional item after that is made prior to collection.